Real Madrid marched on with a 4-1 victory against Mallorca in the La Liga on Sunday at the Santiago Bernabeu as they keep the ship steady with their skipper Karim Benzema.
Real Madrid created decent chances in the first half with a great opportunity to break the deadlock in the opening 10 minutes but Real Mallorca’s defence was solid to ward off the host’s attempts.
Real Madrid continued the probe further and in the 16th minute, Jorge Figueroa Vazquez was forced into a tackle that earned him a yellow card.
Real Madrid defender Ferland Mendy was shown a yellow card for his behaviour likewise Pablo Maffeo in the 25th minute of the clash.
Real Madrid defender Antonio Rudiger wasted a great chance to put Los Blancos ahead. Real Mallorca went ahead in the 36th minute by Vedat Muriqi whose header went beyond the reach of Thibaut Courtois in the 36th minute of the clash.
Real Madrid attacker Federico Valverde weaved his way through many opponents and fired in a magnificent effort from the edge of the box into the top left corner of the post to make it 1-1.
Real Madrid manager Carlo Ancelotti made a double substitute with Nacho Fernandez and Luka Modric thrown in for Ferland Mendy and Eden Hazard in the 59th minute of the clash.
Real Madrid continue to probe further with Ancelotti replacing Lucas Vazquez with Dani Carvajal in the 72nd minute and it paid off immediately with Rodrygo Goes inside the penalty area to make it 2-1 in favour of the host.
Rodrygo made it 3-1 for Real Madrid with just a minute to go with a great effort leaving the goalkeeper stranded.
Rudiger made it 4-1 inside the box with a precise effort that went into the net.